Strasbourg is a marvelous city with loads of great things to see and do, beautiful hotels and spectacular bars. Its cafes are fabulous, serving great breakfast foods and classy brunches. Here’s our pick of some of the best.
Athena Spa Hotel’s weekly brunch is an excellent choice for a delicious Sunday meal. If the weather permits, guests can enjoy it in the lovely green terrace, or inside in their beautifully designed dining area. The buffet has a great combination of savory and sweet items, ranging from cold soups and smoked fish to crème brûlée and waffles. Those who want to make the most of their Sunday can choose the brunch and spa option to gain access to the hotel’s amenities too.
Located in Otswald five kilometers outside of Strasbourg, Château de L’Ile is a four-star hotel which serves a great brunch. Its stunning location is unbeatable and it is ideal for warm summer days when brunch can be enjoyed on the lovely terrace. The food selection is also top-notch, ranging from foie gras to decadent chocolates and hot dishes.
The restaurant at the elegant Hotel Hilton in Strasbourg serves a very complete brunch. During the week the hotel offers continental breakfasts or buffet breakfasts, as well as traditional Alsatian dining with a modern touch. On Sunday mornings, hotel guests as well as tourists and locals can enjoy one of the best meals in the city. From cereals to sushi, oysters, meat or homemade fruit tarts, guests are sure to find something that they love.
Au Bonheur des Dames offers three dining options at different times of the day. They have a ‘complete brunch option’, which has a vast array of both savory and sweet food. In the late afternoon they focus on sweet food and then in the evening they serve delicious savory dishes.
One of the best hotels in Strasbourg, Le Bouclier d’Or serves a delicious brunch. After a stroll around Strasbourg’s picturesque city center and a visit to some of its most stunning attractions, enjoy brunch inside the magnificent dining room or in the cozy courtyard area. Le Bouclier d’Or uses top quality ingredients and serves everything from charcuterie and pastries to salads, club sandwiches and even gourmet burgers or mussels.
Visitors will be able to brunch at this wonderful establishment without breaking the bank. The vintage decor, great music and spacious terrace are all wonderful assets, but the dishes are what really stand out here. From bacon and pancakes to donuts and French fries, this cafe serves some of the most typical brunch dishes in an original environment
Staff at O’Brien Irish Pub provide a delicious hangover cure on Sunday morning for those who have been touring Strasbourg’s best bars and are in need of some comfort food. The lively atmosphere here, like that at most Irish pubs, is great for those who want an upbeat start to their morning. There are sweet, savory and complete brunch options and of course, beer.
Au Bureau Rivetoile is located by one of the city’s several canals and is perfect for a great start to the day. Choose hot and cold drinks, a selection of breads and pastries, and scrambled eggs, accompanied by either salmon or charcuterie. To end everything on a sweet note, the servers will bring out some great dessert options, from fluffy pancakes to muesli.
L’Atelier d’Grand Père offers a quick meal for great value. The cuisine here is simple but tasty, and there is a fun mix of both traditional French and more American recipes. Their savory brunch is one of the clients’ favorites, as it includes a great variety of brunch fare: eggs, salmon or ham, cheese and veggies are accompanied by a hot drink, a juice and a couple of hash browns.
The brunch at Le Bistrot du Boulanger is a more gourmet and refined affair. Plate after plate, visitors can enjoy the excellent quality, good quantity and variety of food that is served here. Tuck into pastries, fruits, eggs with salmon and an array of charcuterie and cheese.